Category Archives: Fortune

The Other Side of Carbon Trading

Fortune ran this piece of mine on carbon trading in Uganda. You can find it here as well as archived below: August 30, 2007 The Other Side of Carbon Trading Planting trees in Uganda to offset greenhouse-gas emissions in Europe … Continue reading

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Behind the Turn Around at Fiat

This story on the turnaround of the Italian car company Fiat was the cover story in Fortune Magazine. It’s archived below. May 8, 2007 Behind the turn around at Fiat Yes, a car company can be fixed. Look at Fiat. … Continue reading

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Starbucks vs. Ethiopia

This article on a trademark battle between Starbucks and the government of Ethiopia appeared in Fortune Magazine and is archived below. February 26, 2007 Starbucks vs. Ethiopia The country that gave the world the coffee bean and the company that … Continue reading

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Ferragamo’s Step

This article on the handover of a family-run fashion business appeared in Fortune and is archived below. January 22, 2007 Ferragamo’s Step The family-owned Italian shoe business, now in its third generation, tries on its first outside CEO. By Stephan … Continue reading

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Sarmi’s Army

This article on Italy’s innovative postal system ran in Fortune. It’s archived below. June 21, 2006 Sarmi’s Army Poste Italiane’s CEO and his 150,000 foot soldiers are making money on everything but delivering the mail. By Stephan Faris The town … Continue reading

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Emperor of TV

This story on what the left might do to Silvio Berlusconi’s companies ran in Fortune. It’s archived below. April 7, 2006 Emperor of TV Italy’s Silvio Berlusconi is fighting for his political life — and the fate of his media … Continue reading

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Meet the New Disney

This article on the Chinese video game giant Shanda ran in Fortune and is archived below. Oct. 6, 2005 Meet the New Disney Shanda, China’s hottest online-game company, is betting that it can become an entertainment giant. By Stephan Faris … Continue reading

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